The Hiding Place

"Every event God provides us . . . is the proper coaching for the long run in simple terms He can see."--Corrie ten Boom

Corrie ten growth used to be a Dutch watchmaker who grew to become a heroine of the Resistance, a survivor of Hitler's focus camps, and essentially the most notable evangelists of the 20th century. In international warfare II she and her kin risked their lives to assist Jews and underground staff break out from the Nazis, and for his or her paintings they have been verified within the notorious Nazi dying camps. merely Corrie between her relatives survived to inform the tale of the way religion finally triumphs over evil.

Here is the riveting account of the way Corrie and her family members have been capable of keep lots of God's selected humans. For 35 years thousands have noticeable that there's no pit so deep that God's love isn't deeper nonetheless. Now The Hiding Place, repackaged for a brand new iteration of readers, keeps to claim that God's love will triumph over, heal, and restore.

"A groundbreaking publication that shines a transparent gentle on one of many darkest moments of history."--Philip Yancey, writer, The Jesus I by no means Knew

"Ten Boom's vintage is much more appropriate to the current hour than on the time of its writing. We . . . have to be encouraged afresh by way of the braveness manifested via her family."--Jack W. Hayford, president, foreign Foursquare Church; chancellor, The King's university and Seminary

"The Hiding position is a vintage that begs revisiting. Corrie ten increase lived the deeper lifestyles with God. Her gripping tale of affection in motion will problem and encourage you!"--Joyce Meyer, best-selling writer and Bible instructor

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He mentioned this woman’s brothers for Resistance paintings, and at last herself and her husband, too. ” whilst Ermelo had ultimately stuck directly to him, he had come to Haarlem and teamed up with Willemse and Kapteyn. His identify was once Jan Vogel. Flames of fireplace appeared to bounce round that identify in my middle. i assumed of Father’s ultimate hours, on my own and harassed, in a health center hall. Of the underground paintings so without notice halted. i assumed of Mary Itallie arrested whereas strolling down a highway. and that i knew that if Jan Vogel stood in entrance of me now, i may kill him.

His spouse, he stated, was once traveling a sister in Amsterdam. “We needs to discover a cell and warn her to not come domestic! ” Betsie acknowledged. Like such a lot deepest phones ours have been disconnected early within the profession. there have been public telephones at a number of areas within the urban, yet after all messages went to a public reception middle on the different finish. used to be it correct to attach a family members in Amsterdam with the difficulty the following? And if Mrs. Weil couldn't come domestic, the place used to be she to head? the place have been the Weils to dwell? in no way with the sister the place they can so simply be traced.

It appeared to me that we had by no means had such a lot of callers: the eating room used to be getting crowded. I felt sorriest when you had come easily on social visits. An aged retired missionary used to be introduced in, jaw quivering with worry. at the very least, from the banging and thumping above, that they had no longer but came across the key room. a brand new sound made me leap. the telephone down within the corridor used to be ringing. “That’s a mobile! ” cried Willemse. He glared round the room, then, grabbing me via the wrist, yanked me down the steps in the back of him.

May well 14 Hansje “Thea” Frankfort-Israels (Jew) strikes in (RHP 29). June Mary van Itallie (Jew), Henk Wessels, and Leendert Kip (underground employees) flow in. June 2 First drill for newly developed hiding position is held (RHP 44). June 28 Meyer Mossel, “Eusie,” (Jew) strikes in (RHP 47). July Henk Wiedijk (underground employee) strikes in (RHP 64). Henk Wessels and Leendert Kip locate different locations to stay, so Mr. de Vries (Jew) strikes in (RHP 75). August 14 Nollie is arrested for hiding a Jew. She spends 4 weeks in criminal.

He ultimately traveled together with his spouse and 5 young children as a kin making a song workforce, bearing the message of God’s love all through Europe and the center East. In 1959 Corrie used to be a part of a gaggle that visited Ravensbruck, which was once then in East Germany, to honor Betsie and the 96,000 different ladies who died there. There Corrie realized that her personal unlock have been a part of a clerical blunders; one week later all ladies her age have been taken to the fuel chamber. whilst I heard Corrie converse in Darmstadt in 1968, she used to be seventy six, nonetheless touring endlessly in obedience to Betsie’s walk in the park that they need to “tell humans.

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